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'''Memphis Slim''' (September 3, 1915 – February 24, 1988) was an American blues music|blues pianist, singer, and composer. He led a series of bands that, reflecting the popular appeal of jump blues, included saxophones, bass, drums, and piano. A song he first cut in 1947, "Every Day I Have the Blues", has become a blues standard, recorded by many other artists. He made over 500 sound recording and reproduction|recordings.
Birth nameJohn Len Chatman
AliasPeter Chatman
Birth date{{Birth date|1915|9|3|mf=y}}
Death date{{death date and age|1988|2|24|1915|9|3}}
Death placeParis, France
Birth placeMemphis, Tennessee|Memphis, Tennessee, United States
Instrument| genre = Blues music|Blues
OccupationVocalist, bandleader, composer
Years active1930s – 1980s
LabelBluebird Records|Bluebird, Hy-Tone, Miracle, Premium, Mercury Records|Mercury, United Records|United, Vee-Jay Records|Vee-Jay, Folkways Records|Folkways, Antone's Record Label|Antone's
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Memphis Slim 78 Four Years of Torment 1954 UNITED BLUES ROCK.mp3
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Memphis Slim 78 Memphis Slim USA 1954 (SHELLAC RIP).m
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Memphis Slim 78 Sassy Mae UNITED ORIG 1954
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Archive of Contemporary Music
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memphis slim
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memphis slim and his house rockers
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memphis slim and the house rockers
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memphis slim 78 four years of torment 1954 united blues rock.mp3
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memphis slim 78 memphis slim usa 1954 (shellac rip).m
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